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Wales: Culture and identity

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Wales: Culture and identity Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University 2011
Introductory level Duration 1 hour 15 mins Updated 29 Mar 2011
Wales is a vibrant nation with its own language, musical heritage and strong cultural identity. Central to this identity and a source of national...

The Arts Past and Present: Ireland

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The Arts Past and Present: Ireland Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University 2008
Introductory level Duration 50 mins Updated 09 Feb 2010
Do we use our buildings to declare who we are? How far does our heritage influence our collective identity? This insightful album reveals Ireland's...

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Understanding global heritage

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Understanding global heritage Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 01 Jul 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Introduces the study of heritage and its function from local to global levels; examines how heritage is created and its roles in contemporary and...

Analytical science: health, heritage and environments

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Analytical science: health, heritage and environments Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate level Duration 300 hours Updated 01 Jul 2015 Register by 10 Sep 2015
Learn about the major concepts in analytical science, including the biological, chemical and physical techniques used to improve the quality of our...